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Archive for '2017'

    Why does your weight matter?

    16 August 2017

    The Your Weight Matters convention (August 10-13), the largest national meeting dedicated to providing evidence-based strategies for individuals impacted by excess weight and obesity, saw more than 600 patients and advocates for obesity care come together in New Orleans.

    In this blog, obesity advocate Patricia Nece, JD, shares her personal experience of living with obesity, discusses her role as a Novo Nordisk patient ambassador, and urges you to help change the way the world sees and treats this chronic, progressive disease.

     
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    Why “showing up as yourself to work” makes sense all around

    13 July 2017

    Bobby Cipolla, a patient relationship manager at Novo Nordisk, helped create a community among lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and questioning (LGBTQ) employees at Novo Nordisk.

    In this post, Bobby shares how and why starting employee groups that celebrate diversity and inclusion can benefit both the business and society.

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    Perspectives from Todd Hobbs, MD

    07 June 2017

    Our Chief Medical Officer has diabetes and a child with diabetes. 

    We talk with Todd Hobbs, vice president and chief medical officer for Novo Nordisk in North America. Todd brings a unique perspective to his job title – he was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes nearly 30 years ago and one of his sons has been a type 1 since the age of 5.

    In this first of a series of posts with Dr. Hobbs, he digs into what he believes innovation in diabetes means. 

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